Advanced Learner Loan applicable
You will need a minimum of: Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating, and GCSE or Functional Skills English and maths at the appropriate level.
During this course you will learn a range of advanced techniques that will help to prepare you for a career in the industry.
During this advanced course you will fine tune your skills in our purpose built workshop and become adept at all aspects of painting and decorating. You will be able to applying hangings to walls and ceilings and apply a range of decorative finishes to your work. You will also learn how to you advance equipment such as high volume low pressure spray equipment. There will also be an opportunity to improve your employability skills during work experience placements before you head off and start your career in the industry.
Topics you will cover during the course include:
Assessments will take place throughout the duration of the course. Practical tasks will make up 60% of the assessment, coursework will make up 10% and 30% will be made up of exams. Accuracy and completing tasks within a specified time frame will be important to the successful completion of the course. Constructive feedback from your tutor will also help you to improve and progress towards recognised industrial standards.
On completion of this course you may wish to gain further qualifications during an apprenticeship or study a Level 4 HNC qualification in Construction.
There are plenty of career options open to you as well, including a Painter and decorator, a Spray painter, a Specialist paperhanger, a Industrial painter, or a Property Maintenance
A range of specified PPE and a basic painting kit and equipment will be required for this course and will cost approximately £40.
The PPE required will consist of safety boots, white bib and brace overalls and navy/black polo shirt. There are also a number of opportunities throughout the year for various construction related trips which may also incur a cost.
|Course name||Level 3 Diploma in Painting and Decorating|
|Campus||Ore Valley Campus|
|Duration||36 week (s)|